Tag Archives: Energy Crisis

Making the Greek tragedy look like a storm in a teacup!


This article is a Peak Oil article in all but name (in my humble opinion, of course!) And where has it been posted? On the comment section of The Daily Telegraph, sometimes known as ‘The Daily Tory-graph’. (Actually, this paper … Continue reading

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Syria Threatens Israel (Audio Article Recommendation)


A new concept here: an audio article recommendation regarding the Middle East situation. Listen to the recording then click on the link below to read the article: Syria threatens to attack Israel if Nato intervenes in internal conflict (The Extinction … Continue reading

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A very balanced article on the Daniel Yergin/Peak Oil debate


http://knowledgeproblem.com/2011/09/23/don%e2%80%99t-peak-on-ill-considered-peak-oil-debates/. Check out the above link to an article by Micheal Giberson entitled ‘Don’t Peak: On ill-considered peak oil debates. A very balanced and scholarly approach to the recent Daniel Yergin/Peak Oil debate.

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A response to Daniel Yergin…


You may recall the recent post mentioning Daniel Yergin‘s critique of Peak Oil (Pulitzer-prize winning historian.) This is the response from ‘The Oil Drum‘ blog featured on the sidebar of this blog. The arguments in this article are balanced and fair. … Continue reading

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Who gives a stuff about Climate Change any more??!


This is a very sobering article, published in the FT magazine this weekend. The writer’s premise is simple: who really gives a XXXX about climate change anymore? This really is a good question because – as Simon Kuper points out … Continue reading

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MUST READ ARTICLE – SUMS IT ALL UP!!


I was hoping to have posted the link to this article yesterday, but unfortunately there seemed to be a problem with WordPress. Nevermind, its worth the wait! Why? Because this is an article that must be read in my opinion. … Continue reading

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Owen’s Muse: The Decline of American Power


What an interesting week it’s been! I’m now seriously thinking that we are seeing the beginning of the end of American power. First of all, there was the prolonged Congressional battle over America’s colossal $14 trillion debt and the Eleventh … Continue reading

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Article Recommendation: Interview with John Michael Greer


An short and interesting article with author John Micheal Greer, writer of ‘The Wealth of Nature‘. Greer is prolific writer on the subject of Peak Oil. However, his main focus has been on that particular strange breed of academics called … Continue reading

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Article Recommendation: The scourge of Peak Oil


A quick article recommendation here. This article is on Al-Jazeera and is one of the best summaries of the Peak Oil issue to date. Well worth checking out – please don’t lose any sleep!: The scourge of ‘peak oil’ – … Continue reading

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Owen’s Novel Report – More Chapters on Authonomy and Article Recommendation on Peak Oil


An update: some more chapters have been put on Authonomy. It now includes up to chapter 26, the point where Patrick experiences a vision whilst wild-camping with Llew in a forest near Beddgelert. To find out more, click here (remember, … Continue reading

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